The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 10 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 94 108 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.70% 13.45% 18.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.22% 51.43% 60.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 100
Median daily rate £445 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £263 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.52 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +39.87%
Security Cleared
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 210 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.24% 26.15% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 129 170
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Median hourly rate £11.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £16.75 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 148 (84.57%) SC Cleared
2 61 (34.86%) ITIL
3 57 (32.57%) DV Cleared
4 54 (30.86%) Microsoft
5 45 (25.71%) Project Management
6 43 (24.57%) Windows
7 41 (23.43%) Service Management
8 35 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 30 (17.14%) MS Office
10 29 (16.57%) Oracle
11 28 (16.00%) Finance
12 27 (15.43%) MS Excel
13 26 (14.86%) Active Directory
13 26 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (13.71%) SQL Server
15 21 (12.00%) HP
16 20 (11.43%) Linux
16 20 (11.43%) Migration
16 20 (11.43%) ITIL V3
17 16 (9.14%) SharePoint
18 15 (8.57%) SQL
18 15 (8.57%) Service Delivery
18 15 (8.57%) ITSM
18 15 (8.57%) Management Information System
18 15 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
19 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (8.00%) Risk Management
19 14 (8.00%) VMware
20 13 (7.43%) ERP
20 13 (7.43%) Service Design

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.14%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.57%) CICS
4 1 (0.57%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (17.14%) MS Office
2 27 (15.43%) MS Excel
3 11 (6.29%) MS Project
3 11 (6.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.57%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) IaaS
1 2 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) IPsec
2 11 (6.29%) iSCSI
3 10 (5.71%) Internet
4 9 (5.14%) SMTP
5 8 (4.57%) FTP
5 8 (4.57%) SSH
6 5 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (2.86%) SAN
7 4 (2.29%) Firewall
7 4 (2.29%) LAN
7 4 (2.29%) WAN
8 2 (1.14%) NAS
8 2 (1.14%) Wireless
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.57%) DHCP
9 1 (0.57%) DNS
9 1 (0.57%) Network Security
9 1 (0.57%) NGN
9 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.43%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.29%) DB2
7 4 (2.29%) MS Access
7 4 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.14%) Easytrieve
9 2 (1.14%) Essbase
9 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) JIRA
1 3 (1.71%) Selenium
2 1 (0.57%) Ant
2 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.57%) Gradle
2 1 (0.57%) JUnit
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.57%) Subversion
2 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (2.29%) Legal
2 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (19.43%) Analyst
2 19 (10.86%) Consultant
3 17 (9.71%) Architect
4 15 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 13 (7.43%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.71%) Developer
8 9 (5.14%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (5.14%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.57%) DBA
9 8 (4.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 7 (4.00%) Security Advisor
10 7 (4.00%) Systems Manager
11 6 (3.43%) Security Consultant
11 6 (3.43%) SQL DBA
12 5 (2.86%) Linux Specialist
12 5 (2.86%) Process Analyst
12 5 (2.86%) Project Officer
12 5 (2.86%) Service Analyst
12 5 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (2.29%) J2EE
1 4 (2.29%) Middleware
2 2 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) .NET
3 1 (0.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.57%) EJB
3 1 (0.57%) GWT
3 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.57%) ISPF
3 1 (0.57%) Java EE
3 1 (0.57%) JDBC
3 1 (0.57%) JMS
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.57%) Spring
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.86%) Cryptography
4 10 (5.71%) CESG
5 9 (5.14%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.00%) Statistics
7 3 (1.71%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.71%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.57%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.57%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.57%) Windows
2 20 (11.43%) Linux
3 12 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.29%) CentOS
4 11 (6.29%) Ubuntu
5 10 (5.71%) Unix
5 10 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.14%) Windows Vista
7 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.86%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.29%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.14%) zOS
11 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.86%) ITIL
2 45 (25.71%) Project Management
3 41 (23.43%) Service Management
4 35 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 26 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (11.43%) ITIL V3
6 20 (11.43%) Migration
7 15 (8.57%) ITSM
7 15 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 14 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 13 (7.43%) ERP
9 13 (7.43%) Service Design
10 12 (6.86%) Logistics
11 11 (6.29%) High Availability
11 11 (6.29%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (5.14%) Change Management
13 8 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.57%) ISMS
13 8 (4.57%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.57%) SQL
2 6 (3.43%) Java
3 2 (1.14%) C#
3 2 (1.14%) C++
3 2 (1.14%) COBOL
4 1 (0.57%) ABAP
4 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
4 1 (0.57%) C
4 1 (0.57%) CLIST
4 1 (0.57%) F#
4 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.57%) JCL
4 1 (0.57%) Python
4 1 (0.57%) REXX
4 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 148 (84.57%) SC Cleared
2 57 (32.57%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (5.71%) CISSP
5 9 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (5.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (4.00%) CEH
7 5 (2.86%) ISEB
7 5 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.71%) Cyber Scheme
9 3 (1.71%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.71%) OSCP
10 2 (1.14%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.14%) Dell Certification
10 2 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.14%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) RMADS
2 7 (4.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.86%) Hyper-V
2 12 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.29%) NFS
4 8 (4.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) OVSD
2 10 (5.71%) SCOM
3 4 (2.29%) Nagios
3 4 (2.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.57%) Oracle
3 21 (12.00%) HP
4 14 (8.00%) VMware
5 11 (6.29%) IFS
6 10 (5.71%) Citrix
7 6 (3.43%) NetApp
8 5 (2.86%) F5
8 5 (2.86%) Forcepoint
8 5 (2.86%) IBM
8 5 (2.86%) SAP
9 4 (2.29%) Cisco
9 4 (2.29%) Informatica
10 3 (1.71%) Juniper
11 2 (1.14%) CA
11 2 (1.14%) Cognos
11 2 (1.14%) Dell
11 2 (1.14%) Teradata
11 2 (1.14%) webMethods
12 1 (0.57%) Computacenter
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LA International
Rate: £450 - £540 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Rate: £525.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £220 - £250 per day
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